Legia Warszawa win Polish Cup
PR dla Zagranicy
Legia Warszawa won the Polish Cup on Monday for the second year in a row, defeating Lech Poznań 1-0 at the PGE National Stadium in Warsaw.
Aleksandar Prijovic (L) scores for Legia Warszawa on Monday. AP/Bartłomiej Zborowski
Aleksandar Prijović was the hero of the day, finding the back of the net in the 69th minute. However, he nearly botched it by getting a yellow card 38 minutes into the match.
Monday's victory marks the 18th time that Legia have won the Polish Cup.
Legia players celebrate victory after the final whistle. Photo: PAP/Bartłomiej Zborowski
The elimination tournament has been held every year since 1950, and it is second only in importance to the Ekstraklasa title. (nh/pk)